Welcome to the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' Association:
the official website for members, media and everyone interested in breeding, buying, racing and learning about the New Zealand thoroughbred horse.

Grateful thanks to equine photographer Trish Dunell for the beautiful photos in our banner set.


Latest News:

Zabeel continues his impressive status as a broodmare sire ››
01 Jul 2015 | By Michelle Saba Pencarrow Stud were one of the original shareholders in the mighty Cambridge Stud stallion Zabeel and what a wonderful investment that has turned out to be.
Close finish in broodmare sires' race ››
25 Jun 2015 | By NZ Racing Desk A photo-finish is looming in the New Zealand broodmare sires' premiership with former Waikato Stud stalwarts Centaine and O'Reilly locked in a tight tussle.
The "Rose" dynasty of Rosehill Farm continues  ››
25 Jun 2015 | By Michelle Saba In 1924 a breeder in Te Awamutu acquired a filly by Wairiki from Miss Rose that he named Wee Rose, and therein started the “Rose” dynasty of Rosehill Farm, that is still producing Stakes winners some 90 years later.
Hawke's Bay Foal Walk and lunch this Sunday ››
22 Jun 2015 | By Nicola Griffiths The Hawke's Bay/Poverty Bay branch will be holding their annual foal walk and lunch this Sunday 28th June 2015 at 10.30am. Further details .....
2015 NZTBA Stallion Register now available ››
16 Jun 2015 | By Michelle Saba This is the time of the year that all thoroughbred breeders look forward too, as it’s when the NZTBA publish their stallion register.

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Online Editor, Nicola Griffiths: nicola@nzthoroughbred.co.nz


Nominations have opened for NZB Insurance 2015 Pearl Series.
here for enrolment details



The 2015 Stallion Register is now available and has been mailed to every current NZTBA member as part of their subscription. 
If you wish to receive a copy click here to become a member. 


The 2015 Sunline Trust International Management Scholarship winner,
Benji King, has now arrived at Coolmore Stud, Ireland.

Read his blog HERE>>


The Irish National Stud Scholarship winner Dylan Treweek has arrived at the Irish National Stud

Read his blog HERE>>


Visit the New Zealand Racing
Hall of Fame here

Dates to Remember

2015 AGM - 21st July, 2015
4pm in the meeting room at Onyx Restaurant, Cambridge

2015 Breeder Of The Year Awards
Thursday 13th August, 2015
Claudelands, Hamilton





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